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Sankey, Ira David

evangelist singer, song leader


born: 28 Aug 1840 Edinburgh, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 13 Aug 1840 Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 2  
born: ------------ Ebensburg, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 3  

died: 13 Aug 1908 Brooklyn, New York / state, USA Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 29 items with information about Ira David Sankey:


 1996

Music, David W.
Hymnology : a collection of source readings
By David W. Music
Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 1996, 233 p.
      (Series: Studies in Liturgical Musicology; 4)

Number of People : 52


 1994

Jasper, Tony
Moody and Sankey : feel the spirit
Jasperian Publishing, 1994, 106 p.

Number of People : 2


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1989

Scott, Derek B.
The singing bourgeois : songs of the victorian drawing room and parlour
Milton Keynes: Open University Press, 1989

Number of People : 43


 1986

Composers and arrangers

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 478


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1985

Winquist, Sven G.
Musik i svenska ljudfilmer 1950-1959
Materialet sammanstallt av Sven G. Winquist
Stockholm: Svensk Musik, 1985, 194 p.

Number of People : 1,002


 1981

Jablonski, Edward
The encyclopedia of American music
New York: Doubleday, 1981, 629 p.

Number of People : 37


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1978

Sallee, James
A history of evangelistic hymnody
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House, 1978

Number of People : 24


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1971

Baxter, J.R. (Ma) / Mrs.
Polk, Videt
Baxter, Clarice (Howard)
Gospel song writers biography
Compiled by Mrs. J.R. (Ma) Baxter and Videt Polk
Dallas, Tex: Stamps-Baxter Music & Print Co., 1971, 306 p.

Number of People : 112


 1966

Deremer, Bernard D.
When Sankey Sang
Church Musician, 17/11, 1966, p. 6-9

Number of People : 1


 1963

Whittemore, Mildred C.
Hymn writers of the christian church
Boston: Whittemore Associates, 1963, 64 p.

Number of People : 181


 1954

Lyons, James
Howard, John Tasker
Our American music : three hundred years of it
Third edition, revised and reset.
With supplementary chapters by James Lyons
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 841 p.

Number of People : 649

More Details : (1 Section)


 1954

Strickling, George F.
We need more Sankeys
Choral & Organ Guide, 7/9, 1954, p. 20-21

Number of People : 1


 1953

Stevenson, Robert M.
Patterns of protestant church music
By Robert M. Stevenson
Duke University Press, 1953, 219 p.

Number of People : 11


 1943

Lovgren, Oscar
Ira David Sankey.
Sangarbladet, no. 8, 1943, p. 1-2

Number of People : 1


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1940 Source: 3

Rohrer, Gertrude Martin
Music and musicians of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1940

Number of People : 237


 1935

Ellinwood, Leonard Webster
The history of American church music
New York: Morehouse-Gorham, 1935, 274 p.

Number of People : 122


 1914

Hall, Jacob Henry
Biography of gospel song and hymn writers
New York: Fleming H. Revell, 1914, 419 p.

Number of People : 79


 1908

[no title]
Musical Herald 1908

Number of People : 48


 1907

Cuyler, Theodore L.
Sankey, Ira David
My life and the story of the gospel hymns and of Sacred songs and solos.
With an introduction by Theodore L. Cuyler
Philadelphia: Sunday School Times, 1907, 410 p.

Number of People : 1


 1907

New Supplement

p. 1579 In:
Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 549


 1907

Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 1,542

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1906

Cuyler, Theodore L.
Sankey, Ira David
Sankey's story of the gospel hymns and of Sacred songs and solos.
2e ed.
With an introduction by Theodore L. Cuyler.
Philadelphia: Sunday School Times, 1906, 272 p.

Number of People : 1


 1886 Source: 2

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


 1883

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


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